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Careers at CES

Executive Director Search 

The CES Board of Directors seeks a dynamic and experienced Executive Director. The Executive Director of CES is the chief executive and is charged by state statutes, the Collaborative Agreement, and the Board of Directors with carrying out specific responsibilities, mainly in managing daily operations and services; recommending policies to the Board; managing internal and external relations; representing CES to other agencies, officials, and the public; and other duties. The Executive Director reports to the Board, and the Board oversees and evaluates the Executive Director. 

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CES Mission

Our mission is to develop and foster educational excellence and opportunity for all learners through collaboration, and leadership. We believe that obstacles to learning can be overcome, and once that happens, learning is natural for everyone.

We value:

  • Quality and excellence
  • Inovation, creativity and vision
  • Inclusiveness, equity and diversity
  • Collaboration with others

Social Justice and Equity

Social Justice and Equity work is central to our mission. We understand that all forms of oppression are damaging. We are taking action together to challenge racism and support equity, we also commit to making our work intersectional by taking on sexism, classism, heterosexism, youth oppression, transgender oppression, religious oppression, ableism, sizeism, and more. We are doing this work pro-actively and purposefully, with the intent of positive outcomes, and because we need to. In doing so, we are building capacity to support and assist schools, and districts responding to their educators' and students' needs with an increased and intentional focus on matters of bias, social justice, and equity.

We hope that you will join us in this work!

Equal Opportunity

CES is an equal opportunity employer and is particularly interested in candidates from diverse backgrounds, especially candidates whose backgrounds are well-suited to understanding and addressing the needs of the diverse student populations we serve.

CES is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, CES will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact Cheryl Rogers, Director of Human Resources at crogers@collaborative.org.

Application Assistance

If you have any questions regarding your application or need assistance with applying please contact the following members of our HR Recruitment, Hiring and Employee Engagement team:

Mary-Jane Carter, Human Resource Associate; mjcarter@collaborative.org

Cyndi Miller, Human Resource Business Partner;  cmiller@collaborative.org

 


Open position titles listed below are organized by region and coded to reflect the hiring program (e.g., SpecEd, DYS, ProfDev, etc.).

The Board of Directors of the Collaborative for Educational Services (CES), an educational service agency based in Northampton, Massachusetts, seeks a dynamic and experienced Executive Director. The Executive Director of CES is the chief executive and is charged by state statutes, the Collaborative Agreement, and the Board of Directors with carrying out specific responsibilities, mainly in managing daily operations and services; recommending policies to the Board; managing internal and external relations; representing CES to other agencies, officials, and the public; and other duties. The Executive Director reports to the Board, and the Board oversees and evaluates the... [Read More]
Administration
97 Hawley Street
01060 Northampton , MA
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The Collaborative for Educational Services is seeking an Instructor for our Massachusetts Migrant Education Program's Preschool - 8th grade student population.  The Instructor will be responsible for providing effective teaching and learning to migratory students in small group and individual settings. This is a part time position where the weekly hours are dependent on the number of students and assignments. Please note, we are currently only offering remote/virtual instruction at this time but may be moving to in-person for summer programming.

Who We Are:  A community of innovative and effective professionals dedicated... [Read More]
Statewide
97 Hawley Str.
01060 Northampton , MA
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The Collaborative for Educational Services is seeking an English Language Instructor for our Massachusetts Migrant Education Program.  The Instructor will be responsible for providing effective teaching and learning to adolescent out of school (OSY) students in remote (virtual) small group and individual settings. This is a part time position where the weekly hours are dependent on the number of students and assignments. This position requires working a flexible schedule which may include evenings to accommodate student/caregiver schedule.

Who We Are:  A community of innovative and effective professionals... [Read More]
Statewide
97 Hawley Str.
01060 Northampton , MA
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The Collaborative for Educational Services has an immediate opening for a dedicated English Teacher with a background in Digital Literacy/Computer Science (HS MA licensed English and/or Digital Literacy/Computer Science) to educate youth assigned to the Department of Youth Services in Middleton, MA.  This is your opportunity to empower a population of young people who’ve had many challenges in their short lives. Our Teachers help students learn and grow, impacting them in ways that shape how they view the world and where they see themselves in it.

We Offer:
  • Compensation based on a union scale which includes paid sick and personal time
  • ...
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DYS - Northeast Region
33 Gregory Street
01949 Middleton , MA
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The Collaborative for Educational Services is looking for a Special Education in Institutional Settings (SEIS) Coordinator to provide leadership and supervision in the delivery of special education services to students in Department of Youth Services Facilities (DYS) and County Houses of Correction (CHC). This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced educator dedicated to social justice and equity with a background in, and passion for, working to improve outcomes for youth placed at-risk, youth with disabilities and diverse populations. 

The Collaborative for Educational Services is contracted by the... [Read More]
SEIS - Central Region
288 Lyman Street
01581 Westborough , MA
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The Collaborative for Educational Services (CES) is seeking a SPIFFY (Strategic Planning Initiative for Families and Youth ) Coalition Coordinator to work with coalition partners and staff to plan, implement and evaluate prevention strategies aimed at reducing youth substance abuse in Hampshire County

Who We Are: SPIFFY, housed in the department of Healthy Families and Communities, is a county-wide coalition that engages the community in fostering an environment that supports healthy families and youth with a focus on... [Read More]
Healthy Families & Communities Department
123 Hawley Street
01060 Northampton , MA
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The Collaborative’s After School Program at West Springfield High School (grades 9-12) is seeking SEI endorsed staff; ESL qualified teachers; AND individuals who aren’t certified but have experience working with EL students, to work with EL students during after school time. We are very flexible with scheduling! Candidates can work once, twice or more a week! There is the possibility of summer employment as well.

This is you:
  • You are energetic
  • You are ready to think outside of the box to help boost services for EL students
  • You have teaching experience is a definite plus.
Highlights of what you will do:
  • ...
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After School - West Springfield
425 Piper Road
01089 West Springfield , MA
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The Collaborative for Educational Services (CES) is seeking a Lead Instructor for our Migrant Education Program's (MEP) English Classes for Out of School Youth.  The Lead Instructor will be responsible for providing effective English teaching and learning to adolescent migratory students in small groups and individual settings.  The Lead Instructor will also work collaboratively with the Program Director to plan and adjust program design and curriculum to best fit the students’ unique needs and supports other instructors’ implementation.  This is a part time position where the weekly hours are dependent on the number of students and assignments.  

Who We... [Read More]
Statewide
97 Hawley Str.
01060 Northampton , MA
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The Collaborative for Educational Services (CES) is seeking a MA Licensed middle school level Math Teacher to work at an adolescent Department of Mental Health program in Tewksbury, MA for the 2020-2021 school year.  Experience working in institutional settings a plus.  Appropriate teacher license in special education is also desirable.

We may also consider unlicensed applicants – if you feel this is the right job for you, please apply!  CES has a Licensure Program to help you get your teaching career off to a great start.  Our convenient locations and hybrid-...

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Tewksbury - SEIS
365 East Street
01876 Tewksbury , MA
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The Collaborative for Educational Services (CES) is seeking a full-time Senior Business Office Specialist to join our Finance Team.  This new position will support operational effectiveness by guiding/directing the work of several key members of the business office staff while thoughtfully handling a variety of critical accounting functions.  If you excel when coaching others, thrive on finding ways to use systems to streamline and/or improve processes, and are also eager to roll up your sleeves to handle transactional and/or administrative finacial transactions, we want to hear from you!

Who We Are:  A community of innovative and effective professionals... [Read More]
Business/Finance Department
97 HAWLEY STREET
01060 Northampton , MA
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